Orchestra Auditions


Upcoming Auditions:

Second Bassoon/double Contrabassoon
Second Clarinet/double Bass Clarinet

Boston Lyric Opera is not currently accepting applications. Audition dates and information on how to apply will be posted as it becomes available.


Chorus & Comprimario Auditions


Boston Lyric Opera will hold general auditions in Boston, MA for chorus and comprimario roles for the 2019/2020 Season in February 2019.

If you are a singer who can be based in the Boston area and would like to be considered to be heard at these auditions, please submit the following information:

One-page résumé
*If you are a member of AGMA, you must note this on the upper right of résumé
Current headshot
Contact information for at least two references familiar with your work
Your preference of audition date, if selected

Audition Dates:

Thursday, February 14, 2019
Friday, February 15, 2019
Saturday, February 16, 2019

Information can be sent by e-mail to or by US Mail to:

Artistic Department
Boston Lyric Opera
11 Avenue de Lafayette
Boston, MA 02111

Materials must be received no later than December 31, 2018
Singers selected to audition will be notified via email by January 18, 2019.
Due to scheduling limitations, not all singers requesting an appointment can be heard.
Boston Lyric Opera does not accept applications received via telephone or fax.
Boston Lyric Opera is an equal opportunity employer.


Supernumerary Opportunities

There are no opportunities at this time. Please check back at a later date.